Practical Guide To Tying Knots
This is quite possibly the best book about knots that we carry. Not only are the photographs top-notch, but the instructions are very clear. You'll also be introduced to different kinds of rope and their particular advantages. It begins with the basic knots, bends, and hitches, works its way into more advanced knots, and finishes up with a few seldom used and decorative knots that are nevertheless good to know. Having spent a few years as a Cub Scout, I've seen how useful these knots can be! Whether you're interested in just learning a few essential knots, or are serious about being able to use any knot in a tight situation, there's no doubt that you'll enjoy this book. 96 pgs, hc. Chad
Knots have been around for thousands of years, used for hundreds of vital specialist tasks on land and sea. Anyone can learn to tie them, for professional use, for sport and leisure, or just for fun - and with a little practice they will soon acquire an impressive repertoire.